College football is now in season. With the more weeks that go on, more news and notes will be put together. Here are some of the things happening around the sport of college football heading into week 10.
Arizona Fires DC
— Michael Lev (@MichaelJLev) October 28, 2019
The Arizona Wildcats have fired defensive coordinator Marcel Yates and linebackers coach John Rushing. Arizona was allowing 35 points per game this season. Chuck Cecil will take over on defense.
Tommy Kraemer Out With MCL Sprain
Kelly said right guard Tommy Kraemer has an MCL sprain. It could be anywhere between 4-6 weeks until he's back. Trevor Ruhland and Josh Lugg will fill in for him. #GoIrish
— BlueandGold.com (@BGInews) October 28, 2019
Notre Dame guard Tommy Kraemer left the Michigan game with an injury. Kraemer will now be out 4-6 weeks with an MCL sprain.
TCU’s OT Lucas Niang Out for Year
Starting offensive tackle Lucas Niang is out for the season, as he needs hip surgery to repair a torn hip labrum. He was a key contributor on the offensive line and had been battling the injury since the start of the season.
Breaking News: Sources tell us and @TonyPauline that Lucas Niang, TCU offensive tackle, will undergo season-ending surgery.
The recovery time is expected to be three to four months. All of the details regarding the injury and procedure are below. https://t.co/TVrOtXWbUA
— Pro Football Network (@PFN365) October 27, 2019
Auburn QB Joey Gatewood Enters Transfer Portal
Auburn QB Joey Gatewood is reportedly exploring a transfer.
— Yahoo Sports College Football (@YahooSportsCFB) October 30, 2019
Auburn backup quarterback Joey Gatewood has entered the transfer portal. The redshirt freshman will finish the school semester at Auburn before heading out. He has been used in running situations and has 148 yards on the ground to go with his three touchdowns.
Joe Bachie Ruled Ineligible
BREAKING: MSU senior linebacker Joe Bachie has been declared ineligible by the Big Ten Conference due to failing a random drug test. Bachie tested positive for a supplement that is classified as a performance-enhancing substance banned by the league.
— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) October 31, 2019
Michigan State senior linebacker Joe Bachie has been ruled ineligible after testing positive for a banned substance. The Spartans will appeal the suspension.
OK State WR Tylan Wallace Tears ACL
Report: Star Oklahoma State WR Tylan Wallace is done for the rest of the season with a torn ACL.
— Yahoo Sports College Football (@YahooSportsCFB) November 1, 2019
Oklahoma State wide receiver Tylan Wallace tore his ACL in practice this week and is done for the year. He has already decided to return for his senior season next year instead of declaring for the 2020 NFL Draft.
Other News and Notes
- Penn State will play Minnesota at 12 EST on November 9. The Nittany Lions will be without defensive tackle Anthony Shelton who is suspended after spitting in the face of a Michigan State player.
- Tua Tagovailoa will be a game-time decision against LSU on November 9.
- ESPN’s College Gameday will go to Memphis this week as the Tigers play SMU.
- NC State will start Devin Leary at quarterback, their third starter of the season.
- Louisville kicker Blanton Creque is out for the season with a torn ACL.
This will be updated up until week 10 kicks off!
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